A howler monkey clutches at branches and looks directly into the camera.

The Community Baboon Sanctuary in Belize

The Community Baboon Sanctuary is a nonprofit organization consisting of 220 members in seven local communities who have voluntarily agreed to manage their land with baboon preservation in mind. Learn more about visiting the sanctuary, as well as the history of the organization.

Elephants with patterns painted on their trunks carry tourists on their backs.

Family Adventures in India

Children are welcome almost everywhere in India, and there’s enough going on in most towns and cities to keep the young entertained. Here are some of the best family-friendly sights in the country.

Lily-pad style leaves float atop a shallow lagoon that stretches to the horizon.

Argentine Monkeys Howl Back!

Hardly anybody thinks of Argentina as monkey habitat, but the northeastern provinces of Corrientes, Misiones, Chaco, and Formosa have significant if not abundant subtropical forest that supports populations of the black howler Alouatta caraya, which is also present in Brazil, Paraguay, and Bolivia.